Research

Our research has been built on a history of excellence. We conduct basic, clinical, and outcomes research. Visit our research sections below for more information.

Listen to Michigan Medicine's team of researchers from various disciplines discuss finding new treatments and new ways to prevent diabetic complications including diabetic kidney disease, diabetic neuropathy, and diabetic retinopathy.

Research Highlights

Cardiac Surgery Anesthesia Best Practices to Reduce Acute Kidney Injury (CURB-AKI) RO1 Grant

Karandeep Singh, MD, MMSc and Michael Heung, MD, MS to investigate how anesthesia practice patterns can be individualized to reduce acute kidney injury.

High Blood Sugar and suPAR Levels Independently Worsen COVID-19 Outcomes

Salim Hayek, MD; Matthias Kretzler, MD; Rodica Pop-Busui, MD, PhD; and team investigate the role of inflammatory biomarkers in hospitalized COVID patients and uncover risk factors for worse health outcomes in those with diabetes.